Information on basic usage and type of cookies
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that websites visited by users send to their terminals, where it is stored and then transmitted to the same sites on the next visit.
3rd Party cookies are set by a website other than the one that the user is visiting. This is because on each site may be present elements (images, maps, sound, specific links to web pages) of other sites.
Cookies are used for different purposes: perform computer authentication, session monitoring, storing information about specific configurations about users accessing the server, storing preferences, etc.
What are technical cookies?
They are cookies being used to navigate or to provide a requested service from user. Are not used for other purposes and are normally installed by the owner of the website.
Without these cookies, some operations could not be carried out or would be more complex and/or less secure, such as home banking activities (view of statement of account, wire transfers, bill payment, etc.) for which cookies, which allow you to make and keep user identification in the session scope, are essential.
Analytics cookies are technical cookies?
No. The authority pointed out that can be assimilated to technical cookies only if used for optimization of the site by the owner of the website, which may collect aggregate information on the number of users and how they visit your site. Under these conditions, the same rules apply for analytics cookies, in terms of information and consent, provided for technical cookies.
What are profiling cookies?
Are cookies used to track navigation of network user and create profiles on their tastes, habits, choices, etc. With these cookies may be sent to the terminal of user online advertisements with the preferences already expressed by the same user in navigation .
You need your consent to install cookies on your Terminal?
Depends on the purpose for which cookies are used and, therefore, if they are "technical" cookies or "profiling". For the installation of cookies is not required the consent of ' technicians and ' must give notice . Profiling cookies, on the other hand, can be installed on the user's terminal only if it gave its consent after being informed with simplified procedures.